Research

How to show others you care in the time of COVID-19

Visits are out. Video chats are in. How to care for others in the time of COVID-19.


Funding opportunity for COVID-19/SARS-CoV-2 research

Request for proposals for research projects specifically focused on the COVID-19/SARS-CoV-2 virus and the related pandemic.


5 ways that U scientists are addressing the COVID-19 pandemic

Within a few short weeks, more than a dozen new research studies have popped up across the U to study coronavirus.


U researchers awarded NSF CAREER grants

The National Science Foundation awarded CAREER grants to five University of Utah researchers in various disciplines.


Breaking down the Magna earthquake

Let’s dig into the nuts and bolts of this earthquake.


Shortage of basic supplies impacting COVID-19 testing

There is a shortage of a product called viral transport media. It is increasingly difficult to keep in stock.


Physicists test coronavirus particles against temperature, humidity

One of the biggest unknowns about the coronavirus is how changing seasons will affect its spread. U physicists have received the university’s first COVID-19-related grant to tackle the question.


Research planning and continuity

For those in-person lab classes, we have a health and sanitation guide.


Chemistry study of the smallest ice wins journal award

Cozzarelli Prize, from the journal PNAS, honors papers of “outstanding scientific quality and originality.”


Discovery points to origin of mysterious ultraviolet radiation

Infalling gas found, star-forming galaxies likely primary energy source of Lyman-alpha radiation emitted from gigantic hydrogen gas blobs.